Yoga Vasistha [sanskrit]

223,437 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Sanskrit edition of the Yoga-vasistha including English translation and grammatical analysis. The Yogavasistha is a Hindu spiritual text written by Valmiki (who also authored the Ramayana) dealing with the philosophical topics from the Advaita-vedanta school. Chronologically it precedes the Ramayana.

Verse 3.15.19

श्रीवसिष्ठ उवाच ।
अभूदस्मिन्महीपीठे कुलपद्मो विकाशवान् ।
पद्मो नाम नृपः श्रीमान्बहुपुत्रो विवेकवान् ॥ १९ ॥

śrīvasiṣṭha uvāca |
abhūdasminmahīpīṭhe kulapadmo vikāśavān |
padmo nāma nṛpaḥ śrīmānbahuputro vivekavān || 19 ||

Vasishtha said:—There lived of yore a prince on the surface of the earth, whose name was Padma from his being like the blooming and fragrant lotus of his race; and who was equally blessed with wisdom, prosperity and good children.

English translation by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891) Read online Buy now!

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (3.15.19). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Shri, Vasishtha, Idam, Mahi, Mahin, Pitha, Kulapadma, Vikasha, Vat, Padma, Naman, Nripa, Shrimat, Bahuputra, Vivekavat,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.15.19). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “śrīvasiṣṭha uvāca
  • śrī -
  • śrī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    śrī (noun, masculine)
  • vasiṣṭha* -
  • vasiṣṭha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • uvāca -
  • vac (verb class 2)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
    vac (verb class 3)
    [perfect active first single], [perfect active third single]
  • Line 2: “abhūdasminmahīpīṭhe kulapadmo vikāśavān
  • abhūd -
  • bhū (verb class 1)
    [aorist active third single]
  • asmin -
  • idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • mahī -
  • mahī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [nominative single]
    mahi (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    mahi (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    mahin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pīṭhe -
  • pīṭha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    pīṭha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • kulapadmo* -
  • kulapadma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vikāśa -
  • vikāśa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    vikāś (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • vān -
  • va (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
    -> vāt (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 2 verb], [vocative single from √ class 2 verb]
    -> vāt (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √ class 1 verb], [vocative single from √ class 1 verb]
  • Line 3: “padmo nāma nṛpaḥ śrīmānbahuputro vivekavān
  • padmo* -
  • padma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • nāma -
  • nāman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • nṛpaḥ -
  • nṛpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • śrīmān -
  • śrīmat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • bahuputro* -
  • bahuputra (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • vivekavān -
  • vivekavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Yoga Vasistha Verse 3.15.19

Cover of Gujarati edition

Yoga Vasistha Maha Ramayana (Gujarati)
by Sahitya Sangam, Allahabad (0)

[યોગ વસિષ્ઠએ] 9788192776460.

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Preview of verse 3.15.19 in Gujarati sript:
શ્રીવસિષ્ઠ ઉવાચ ।
અભૂદસ્મિન્મહીપીઠે કુલપદ્મો વિકાશવાન્ ।
પદ્મો નામ નૃપઃ શ્રીમાન્બહુપુત્રો વિવેકવાન્ ॥ ૧૯ ॥

Cover of edition (2019)

Vasishtha Rama Samvadam (Telugu)
by Ramakrishna Math, Hyderabad (2019)

Set of 4 Volumes; 9789383972142.

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Preview of verse 3.15.19 in Telugu sript:
శ్రీవసిష్ఠ ఉవాచ ।
అభూదస్మిన్మహీపీఠే కులపద్మో వికాశవాన్ ।
పద్మో నామ నృపః శ్రీమాన్బహుపుత్రో వివేకవాన్ ॥ ౧౯ ॥

Cover of edition (2009)

The Yogavasistha (Hindi translation)
by Khemraj Shrikrishnadass (2009)

Set of 2 Volumes; Khemraj Edition.

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